STP898: Small Caliber Vascular Grafts—Alternatives

    Wright, CB
    Professor of clinical surgerydirector, University of Cincinnati Medical CenterDivision of Vascular Surgery, the Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

    White, RA
    Assistant professor surgery and chief, Department of Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA

    Hiratzka, LF
    Associate professor, Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

    Morin, RP
    Fellow, Vascular Surgery, The Jewish Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

    Mitts, DL
    Assistant clinical professor of surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

    Pages: 8    Published: Jan 1986


    Abstract

    This paper reviews the authors' work with experimental silicone rubber and polyurethane replamineform small caliber vascular grafts. Description of the method of preparation of prostheses and in vivo implantation results is presented.

    Keywords:

    replamineform, silicone rubber, bioelectric polyurethane, arterial-venous grafts, fibrohistiocytic tissue ingrowth


    Paper ID: STP33282S

    Committee/Subcommittee: F04.04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP33282S


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